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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 1%
Property crime 2%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHobe Sound/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,623 (estimate)2,6672,580
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.386.2
Assaultn/an/an/a260.8246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)379 (estimate)385381
Burglaryn/an/an/a337.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a193.3228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,244 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • Hobe Sound crime rates are 2% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Hobe Sound are 1% lower than the national average
  • In Hobe Sound you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Hobe Sound is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Hobe Sound has decreased by 9%

Hobe Sound crime map

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The Hobe Sound crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Hobe Sound as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Hobe Sound crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Hobe Sound (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hobe Sound

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hobe Sound is 1 in 265
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hobe Sound is 1 in 45
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Hobe Sound is 1 in 39

      Year Over Year Crime In Hobe Sound (per 100,000 people)

      Hobe Sound police department

      ItemHobe SoundFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a31,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

      Sex offenders in Florida

      StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
      Florida53,771330266
      There are a total of 53,771 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 330 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 24% greater than the national average.

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      Hobe Sound, FL14,3183792,2442,623

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      Hobe Sound, FL14,3183792,2442,623
      Source: The Hobe Sound, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.